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Experience:  Clinical instructor, NYU College of Dentistry; 37 years private practice experience in general dentistry, member Academy of General Dentistry, ADA
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I have a wisdom tooth on the top left of my mouth. I think

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Hi. I have a wisdom tooth on the top left of my mouth. I think takes too much space and scratches the gum below it. Now I can feel something hard behind the last bottom left teeth. The same part of the bottom right side is covered with gum. I think that hard part may be bone
JA: Do you have any gum pain? Do you any discomfort in your jaw?
Customer: i had some gum pain when the wisdom start growing like 2 years ago.
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so the dentist can help you best.
Customer: I worry that hard thing I feel is the bone. And I want to know if the gum can grow back that part.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dental
Expert:  Dr. Hegland replied 5 months ago.

So have you had any panoramic xrays completed to know how many wisdom teeth you have? This information is helpful in providing you a good answer.

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